US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has demanded “demonstrable evidence” from the Taliban that they have the capacity to reduce violence before signing a deal to end America's longest war, even though official military figures show that in the last quarter of 2019 the US dropped a record number of bombs in the country since 2013.
A US House of Representatives committee renewed a threat to subpoena Secretary of State Mike Pompeo if he does not provide information about Iran policy and President Donald Trump’s ordering of the strike that assassinated an Iranian military commander.
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi condemned recent remarks by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo against the Islamic Republic as a “propaganda show”, saying he does not fit for his office, according to Tasnim News Agency.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo appears to be supporting the idea by President Donald Trump to investigate Ukraine over meddling in the 2016 presidential election despite the intelligent community’s belief that Russia interfered in the vote.
China's Foreign Ministry launched a renewed attack on US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday, saying that his recent criticism of the Chinese Communist Party was "extremely dangerous" and exposed his "sinister intentions."
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is heading to Germany to improve relations with Berlin as he comes under growing domestic criticism for his role in the events that led to the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump.